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    treesize like prog for mac

    is there a piece of software like treesize for macs, my laptop HD is nearly full and I want to see where all the space is being used up!

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    There is this application id-design, inc. | WhatSize shareware for up to 20gb or $12.99 for the full version. There are also some ideas on how to use the terminal to get a list which is simmilar here http://ask.metafilter.com/32028/Nest...le-size-in-OSX
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    Open up a Terminal window

    cd [directory you want to check]
    du -sm * | sort -rn

    This will give you a list (biggest first, size in megabytes) of files/directories below where you run the command from.

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    Graphically, hard drive usage can be analysed using Disk Inventory X.

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